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scott henderson on Global Lighting Blog

Scott Henderson: America’s Designer at Ambiente | 
Posted on:July 22nd, 2014 by global lighting

  Brooklyn-based industrial designer Scott Henderson has been tapped as the Partner-Country designer for Messe Frankfurt’s Ambiente show, which will take place in Frankfurt, Germany, from February 13th through 17th next year. The USA was chosen for 2015, the international consumer trade fair’s fourth year of partnering. We follow on the heels of Denmark, France […]

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Lucio Fontana, Struttura al neon per la IX Triennale di Milano 1951 (refabricated 2010), neon, 90-5/8 x 325-5/8 x 263-13/16", collection of Contemporary Art, Fundación la Caixa, Barcelona, gift of Fondazione Fontana, Milan, © Fondazione Lucio Fontana, Milan.

David Abad, B.lux and Global Lighting: Game On! | 
Posted on:July 1st, 2014 by global lighting

  Last Thursday, I introduced you to David Abad, the creative director for our Basque Country-based collaborator Grupo B.lux, sharing with you his background in engineering and his affinity for everything artful. Today, I ask him about the past several decades as he has carved a place in design history with his highly refined lighting […]

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Industrial Designer David Abad

A Well-Engineered Collaboration: Meet David Abad | 
Posted on:June 26th, 2014 by global lighting

      As the American Institute of Architects get their annual AIA convention underway in Chicago today, I thought I’d introduce our Global Lighting blog readers to David Abad, who is one of Europe’s most talented industrial designers who understands the effects of light on architecture like few inventors I’ve known. I remember the […]

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Cover of Interior Design Market Tabloid 2014

Attention for Zero is Adding Up! | 
Posted on:June 24th, 2014 by global lighting

  I’m absolutely thrilled to share that two lighting fixtures by our Swedish collaborator Zero were tapped for Interior Design magazine’s Spring Market Tabloid that surveyed more than 750 products and was dubbed the “In Living Color” issue! Given that bright hues were on editors’ minds, it’s not a surprise the PXL table lamp and […]

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Silo and Fog by Zero at Global Lighting

Design Delight, Delivered | 
Posted on:June 3rd, 2014 by global lighting

  In case you haven’t noticed our tagline “Design Delight, Delivered” that sits at the top of the Global Lighting blog, I thought I’d point it out as I share some exciting news with you on this first Tuesday in June: we’re going to be introducing a beautiful redesign of our website and blog in […]

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Zero at Stockholm Design Week

Beginning With Zero: Nowhere to Go But Up! | 
Posted on:May 22nd, 2014 by global lighting

  Since introducing the finely engineered lighting fixtures by our Swedish collaborator Zero, I’ve been thrilled with the attention we’ve gained in the media. Given the quality of their products, I’m not entirely surprised, but it isn’t easy to know how editors will respond when new offerings are introduced. With this company, it looks as […]

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A Lot Of, Brazil, ICFF

Going Global at NYCxDesign | 
Posted on:May 15th, 2014 by global lighting

  It’s exciting to see all of the global companies flocking to New York City for NYCxDesign. We’ve a bit of international news of our own as we bring Parisian lighting manufacturer Forestier’s light fixtures into our product mix at Global Lighting. When I first spotted their products, I was struck by how they have […]

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Architizer rolls out the red carpet for honorees in 2013.

Architizer Celebrates Designers and Architects with an A+ | 
Posted on:May 13th, 2014 by global lighting

  Have you stopped by Architizer lately? If not, I’m betting you’ll be impressed with the site’s content. I definitely was, so when we at Global Lighting had the opportunity to feature our ECCO Collection there, I jumped at the chance! It’s only a few days until the Architizer team celebrates some heavyweights in architecture, […]

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Bake me a cake

On Our Radar: Bake Me A Cake | 
Posted on:May 1st, 2014 by global lighting

  Who needs a home-baked treat for dessert when such an imaginative fixture is on the menu? Our intrepid explorer Ingrid Ross found this and I couldn’t wait to feature it!   Bake Me A Cake, designed by Norwegian pair Morten & Jonas and sold by Northern Lighting, is a playful lamp crafted from an […]

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UKTI Milan

Talking Sustainability on Earth Day | 
Posted on:April 22nd, 2014 by global lighting

  As a culture, we’ve been talking about sustainability and environmentally friendly design for quite some time. Sometimes I wonder if talking about it makes us feel we are actually putting our money where our mouths are, to quote a very handy cliché we bandy about when we are getting serious about a subject. I’ve […]

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blogger Justin Shaulis

A Blogger’s Choice Ode to Personality! | 
Posted on:March 25th, 2014 by global lighting

  With special expertise in programming, development, fabrication and construction, Justin Shaulis’ portfolio is broad, from architectural and design services for financial firms and large-scale offices in major corporate spaces, museums and major estates, to intimate residences and opulent showrooms. His boutique firm was founded on a diverse point of view, melding his blue-collar upbringing, […]

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The ECCO Collection

Introducing ECCO: The New Performance-Driven Line of Lighting | 
Posted on:March 18th, 2014 by global lighting

    As office environments move away from fixed workstations and professionals designing retail spaces search for ways to achieve a smaller carbon footprint, it behooves distributors such as Global Lighting to search for meaningful ways to contribute to avant-garde architecture and environmentally friendly products. With this in mind, I have curated the ECCO Collection, […]

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Secto Aspiro

The Future of Retail: Global Lighting Debuts at GlobalShop | 
Posted on:March 13th, 2014 by global lighting

  Global Lighting will be illuminating a slice of the tradeshow floor at Mandalay Bay beginning next Tuesday when we take one of our fabulous collaborators, Secto Design Oy, and a new collection we’re debuting, ECCO, to GlobalShop in Las Vegas. I’m thrilled to say Tuula Jusélius, Secto CEO, and Seppo Koho, the design-mind behind […]

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